Spots of time

Rainy day

There are in our existence spots of time,
That with distinct pre-eminence retain
A renovating virtue…
That penetrates, enables us to mount,
When high more high, and lifts us up when fallen.

~ William Wordsworth

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321: Beautiful day in the Bogs

Today's view of the pond

We are having an amazingly gorgeous day here in the Bogs today.  It’s not the kind of day I normally would associate with August.  A cold front moved through last night, bringing heavy rains, lightning, thunder, gusty winds, and much cooler and drier weather.  The sunshine is bright, the clouds rolling by have been puffy and white, and the breeze is wonderful.  This is my kind of weather.

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